• Smoking
    15 IV – 6 Review of Related Literature September 25, 2012 SMOKING The Harmful Effects of Smoking [1] According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Cigarette smoking kills a minimum of five million people a year. “Unless countries take drastic action, tobacco could...
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  • Cigarettes
    ABSTRACT The price of the cigarettes here in the Philippines is one of the cheapest cigarettes worldwide based on my research, making it affordable to buy in many types of lifestyle whether you’re poor, average or rich. The number of people having diseases because of cigarettes kept increasing...
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  • Smoking Cessation Policy
    2006). Smoking is a practice in which a substance, most commonly tobacco or cannabis, is burned and the smoke is tasted or inhaled. The most common method of smoking today is through cigarettes, primarily industrially manufactured but also hand-rolled from loose tobacco and rolling paper. Smoking is a...
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  • Bill
    However, recent dramatic pending increases in cigarette taxes have made regressivity a more pressuring issue. Despite the existence of laws that limit smoking, Filipino smokers are still among the top smokers in the world occupying the ninth spot following India and China among others, data from the American...
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  • Thesis
    Chapter I INTRODUCTION I. Background of the Study One of the first micro level studies on the economics of youth smoking appeared in the 1980’s. Their demand equation tested retail prices of cigarettes while controlling for various socioeconomic factors such as age, sex, race, family size, income...
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  • Effectivity of Anti Smoking Campaign in the Philippines
    INRODUCTION Smoking is the inhalation of the smoke of burning tobacco encased in cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. Casual smoking is the act of smoking only occasionally, usually in a social situation or to relieve stress. Many health experts now regard habitual smoking as a psychological addiction, two...
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  • What Is Sin Tax Bill ?
    promotes a healthy lifestyle to the whole nation. It encompasses the troublesome and longevity of the trend of early age youth alcoholic drinking and smoking irresponsibly. It also concerns those who are old enough but abuse the use of the said vices. It yearns for a decrease in demand of cigarettes and...
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  • (the Diversity of the Tobacco Industry in Terms of Economic and Health Conditions)
    they worshiped. When Italian Spanish explorer Christopher Columbus traveled to the Americas in 1492, he observed the Arawak people of the Caribbean smoking tobacco loosely rolled in a large tobacco leaf. They also smoked tobacco through a tube they called a “Tobago”, from which the name tobacco originated...
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  • Nres
    Sin Tax Law and Smoking Practices among Jeepney Drivers In Barangay Baliwasan. Chapter I INTRODUCTION Background of the Study: Smoking is a practice in which a substance, most commonly tobacco, is burned and the smoke is tasted or inhaled. This is primarily practiced as a route of administration...
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  • Argumentative Essay on Cigarette Smoking
    “Cigarette smoking in the Philippines should be banned because it poses a great threat to the health of the family members” Argumentative essay I. Introduction A. It has been an increasing concern about the effects of smoking in the family. B. Cigarette smoking not only affects the smoker...
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  • Review of Related Literature
    org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/cigarettesmoking/cigarette-smoking-who-and-how-affects-health | Cigarette Smoking ng American Cancer SocietyOktubre 8, 2012 | http://www.gov.ph/sin-tax/ | Sin TaxesOfficial Gazette Setyembre 19, 2012 | http://www.doh.gov.ph/sites/default/files/091612-0011.pdf | Philippine Heart Association Supports...
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  • Lao Tzu's Judgment on Tobacco Based on Philippines
    There are about 17.3 million smokers in the Philippines, and according to WHO report, the smoking percentage of Filipinos in the age group 13-15 yrs. old is 22.7% and about 60% of men smoke. Also, according to WHO report, 200,000 Filipino men will develop smoking related diseases in their productive years...
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  • swot
    org.uk/files/documents/ASH_891.pdf‎ b BBC NEWS [Online](2013) Philippines profile (Accessed 01/12/2013) from http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-15521300 c Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [Online] (2013) Quit Smoking. (Accessed 12/12/2013) from http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/quit_smoking/index...
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  • Perceptions of the Prevalence of Cigarette Smoking by Peers: a Study of Taiwanese, Filipino, and Thai High School Students
    S OUTHEAST ASIAN J T ROP MED P UBLIC H EALTH PERCEPTIONS OF THE PREVALENCE OF CIGARETTE SMOKING BY PEERS: A STUDY OF TAIWANESE, FILIPINO, AND THAI HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS Randy M Page 1, Emilia Patricia Zarco 2, Jiraporn Suwanteerangkul 3, Ching Mei-Lee 4, Nae-Fang Miao 5 a nd Jerry Taylor 1 1 ...
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  • Not an Easy Essay
    we are exposed to advertisements even when we're young, and because smoking is the cheapest form of leisure available.”- a statement released by Health Justice, a non-governmental organization, Dr. Antonio Miguel Dans of the Philippine General Hospital view full article on ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation...
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  • Case Study
    some of our men have “Asal Kanta”? How | | |will we expect people to follow the smoking ban if some of the | |If they are only in private places and they are not wearing there |policemen would violate this. ...
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  • Entry Strategy - Global Marketing
    GLOBAL MARKETING Estila Team: premium women cigarettes in the Philippines Subhashis Guha , Yuva Damodaran , Ashwin Natarajan , J Pavaanjeet Singh AIM MBA Cohort 3, 2009 ITC is one of India's foremost private sector companies with a market capitalisation of nearly US $ 19 billion and a...
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  • Anti Smoking Law
    Congress of the Philippines Twelfth Congress Second Regular Session Begun held in Metro Manila on Monday, the twenty-second day of July, two thousand two Republic Act No. 9211             June 23, 2003 AN ACT REGULATING THE PACKAGING, USE, SALE DISTRIBUTION AND ADVERTISEMENTS OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS...
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  • Sin Tax Intro
    are addicted to smoking. Addiction that will lead to a serious health problem that causes the death of many Filipino. This addiction is common to our country, because the price of cigarettes is very cheap and it is always available in the market. As an answer to the problem, the Philippine government pass...
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  • Jeje
    Background of Study The Tobacco plant circled the globe before it finally reached the Philippines. Columbus first noticed the native Indians in 1492 to be smoking the dried leaves of a peculiar plant - tobacco. Seven years later, Amerigo Vespucci visited an island near Venezuela and noted that the...
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